Chris Vernon, Esq. will address the Florida Institute of CPAs, Gulf Coast Chapter at their Meeting Seminar in Sarasota

Chris Vernon, Esq. will
address the Florida Institute of CPAs,
Gulf Coast Chapter
at their Meeting
Seminar,
which is being held at the Laurel Oak Country Club in Sarasota on
Tuesday February 5, 2013.  Mr. Vernon’s
presentation entitled “Protecting your
clients from investment fraud and incompetence,”
is designed to assist CPAs
in identifying potential problems in their clients’ portfolios, to identify
factors in selecting a financial advisor and/or investment products and to
protect clients from investment scams.

“Often the CPA is the first
to see a pattern of suspicious activity or questionable investments,” Mr.
Vernon explained.  “We want to help CPAs
spot these trends, so they can help their clients to avoid further losses.”

Mr. Vernon is a founding
partner of the Naples law firm of Vernon Litigation Group
Vernon Litigation Group represents clients throughout Florida and the United States
in complex financial disputes and securities fraud litigation and arbitration.  Vernon Litigation Group was named in the 2013 U.S. News
and World Report listing of the Best Law Firms in America for commercial
litigation and securities/capital markets law.  

Mr. Vernon currently holds
an AV rating by Martindale-Hubbell (which is the highest rating available to an attorney) and has been repeatedly
recognized by Florida Super Lawyers (2006-2012)
and The Best Lawyers in America (2009-2012)
in multiple categories (Commercial Litigation, Securities Law, and
Bet-the-Company Litigation).

For more information, contact Vernon
Healy at 239-649-5390 or acostanzo@vernonhealy.com.